Some articles on exercise desert rock, exercise:
... to the 3rd Marine Corps Provisional Atomic Exercise Brigade, or 3rd MCPAEB, to participate in Exercise Desert Rock VI - codenamed Operation TEAPOT ... Exercise Desert Rock VI also concluded tests in the effects of the atomic blast on their equipment and marines on the ground ... The tactical exercise that they had successfully demonstrated gave the marine corps a survivability estimate and an appreciation for the atomic power ...
Famous quotes containing the words rock, exercise and/or desert:
“O what unlucky streak
Twisting inside me, made me break the line?
What was the rock my gliding childhood struck,
And what bright unreal path has led me here?”
—Philip Larkin (19221986)
“As long as the reason of man continues fallible, and he is at liberty to exercise it, different opinions will be formed.”
—James Madison (17511836)
“The desert encroaches on the garden. No matter. Sand will do as well as flowers.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)